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Spiced Sweet Potatoes

  • 1½ c. Just Fruit Apricot Perserves
  • 2 tsp. Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 c. Water
  • 1/2 tsp. Ground Nutmeg
  • 1/2 tsp. Cinnamon
  • 4 Large Sweet Potatoes,  peeled and cut lengthwise into eight wedges

Directions:

Preheat oven to 400º.  In a heavy saucepan, combine preserves and water.  Over medium high heat, bring mixture to a boil; reduce heat and simmer for 5 minutes, stirring constantly.  Remove mixture from heat adn stir in lemon juice, nutmeg and cinnamon.  Arrange sweet potatoes in a baking pan.  Using a pastry brush, baste potatoes thoroughly with sauce, using about half the sauce.  Bake about 40 minutes, or until tender, basting with remaining sauce about halfway through cooking time.

Yield:

8 Servings

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